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Louisiana Tourism and Sightseeing
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Blue Bayou Dixie Landin'
Blue Bayou Dixie Landin' Top Attraction!
Recreation in Baton Rouge, LA USA

On I-10, at Highland Road Exit 166.

Louisiana State University: Mike The Tiger
Louisiana State University: Mike The Tiger Top Attraction!
Museum in Baton Rouge, LA USA

The park-like campus, established in 1925, includes the LSU Museum of Art, Mike the Tiger, the Union Art Gallery, historic Indian mounds, the Greek theater, Tiger Stadium, LSU Union, the LSU Lakes and other points of interest.

Atchafalaya Golf Course at Idlewild
Atchafalaya Golf Course at Idlewild Top Attraction!
Golf in Patterson, LA USA

Part of the Audubon Golf Trail and Louisiana’s most unique golf experience, the Atchafalaya Golf Course at Idlewild is a challenging championship course surrounded by the natural beauty of the Atchafalaya Basin.

Birdwatching Top Attraction!
Nature in Morgan City, LA USA

Enjoy one of the fastest growing outdoor activities, birdwatching, with an abundance of opportunities throughout the Cajun Coast to spot by car or by boat over 300 known species of birds. You can travel down Stephensville Road off Hwy.

Louisiana Shrimp & Petroleum Festival
Louisiana Shrimp & Petroleum Festival Top Attraction!
Recreation in Morgan City, LA USA

Tap your toes and tempt your taste buds at Louisiana’s oldest state-chartered harvest festival.

Bayou Teche Scenic Byway
Bayou Teche Scenic Byway Top Attraction!
Scenic in Morgan City, LA USA

This 125-mile route winds through three parishes: St. Mary, Iberia and St. Martin. The Bayou Teche Scenic Byway is home to two distinct cultures – the French Cajun culture of the upper Teche area and the Anglo-Saxon culture of the lower Teche.

Louisiana State Museum - Patterson
Louisiana State Museum - Patterson Top Attraction! things to do on a rainy day in Louisiana
Museum in Patterson, LA USA

Named after Louisiana’s aviation pioneers, the official state aviation museum exhibits numerous aircraft, 1930s air race trophies and memorabilia, plus exhibits of Louisiana achievements in aviation and aerospace.

Morgan City Historic District Riverfront
Morgan City Historic District Riverfront Top Attraction! things to do on a rainy day in Louisiana
Shopping in Morgan City, LA USA

Entering its 17th year in the National Main Street program, Morgan City’s historic downtown has undergone terrific revitalization, includes unique shops and restaurants within the historic district.

Jean Lafitte Wetlands Acadian Cultural Center
Jean Lafitte Wetlands Acadian Cultural Center Top Attraction!
Tour in Thibodaux, LA USA

National Historical Park & Preserve located on the Banks of beauiful Bayou Lafourche Enjoy the story of the Acadians who settled along the bayous, swamps & wetlands of south eastern Louisiana who came to be known as the Cajuns. National Partk Rangers on hand to answer questions. Group tours available.

Airboat Tours By Arthur Matherne
Airboat Tours By Arthur Matherne Top Attraction!
Tour in Des Allemands, LA USA

Take a RIDE ON THE WILD SIDE aboard an adventurous airboat! We invite you to come to the bayou & experience the ride of you life on an airboat. You can take a lazy leisurely ride or a more adventurous RIDE ON THE WILD SIDE! Also available are kayak, canoe & pirogue rentals.

Torres' Cajun Swamp Tours
Torres' Cajun Swamp Tours Top Attraction!
Tour in Thibodaux, LA USA

Discover the beauty of the swamps of southeast Louisiana. Located on LA Hwy. 307 in Kraemer Louisiana. Captain Roland Torres, your Cajun guide, is a professional alligator hunter, trapper & commercial fisherman. This French speaking guide has lived in the area swamps, lakes & bayous since boyhood. Open daily 9 A.M.- 5 P.M.

Jean Lafitte National Historical Park
Jean Lafitte National Historical Park Top Attraction!
National Park in New Orleans, LA USA

National Historical Park Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve was established to preserve signifcant examples of the rich natural and cultural resources of Louisiana's Mississippi Delta region.

Alligator park
Alligator park
Theme Park in Natchitoches, LA USA

louisiana's largest alligator attraction The largest alligator park in Louisiana just outside of Natchitoches. This 7 acre park has cajun music, cajun cuisine and lots of hungry alligators. From protected walkways and platforms you'll see hundreds of alligators in their natural environment.

Recreation in Natchitoches, LA USA

Tours of Historic Plantations and Sites in Natchitoches Group fun for everyone. Go behind the scenes and hear the back stories when you Tour Natchitoches with Barbara.

Bayou Country Children's Museum
Bayou Country Children's Museum things to do on a rainy day in Louisiana
Childrens Museum in Thibodaux, LA USA

BCCM will provide area children and families with opportunities for play, learning and creativity in an informal and innovative setting.

Big Dog Fishing Charters
Big Dog Fishing Charters
Fishing in Lafitte, LA USA

Inland Fishing Charters - BEST Rates, Captains, Fishing ! We are a full service fishing charter business operating out of Barataria / Lafitte, LA. Captain David Bourgeois and our captains are all USCG Licensed. We run multiple boats 7 days a week and can handle your group of any size.

Blu Rebel Charters
Blu Rebel Charters
Fishing in Morgan City, LA USA

Charter fishing at its best. Blue water, brackish, fresh. All trips are all inclusive. We also customize trips for your convenience if needed. Full day and half days available. Come fish with the best. Over 30 years experience.

Brec's Baton Rouge Zoo
Brec's Baton Rouge Zoo
Zoo in Baton Rouge, LA USA

The #1 year-round family attraction in Baton Rouge.

Caddo Lake Guide Service
Caddo Lake Guide Service
Fishing in Bossier City, LA USA

Guided fishing tours on beautiful Caddo Lake. Many have called Caddo Lake "The most beautiful lake in America". But Caddo Lake is not only known for it's beauty but also for the trophy bass and huge Crappie that are caught here on a regular basis.

Cajun Country Swamp Tours
Cajun Country Swamp Tours
Tour in Breaux Bridge, LA USA

Insightful eco-swamp tours near Lafayette, Louisiana Insightful eco-swamp tour by cajun guide, with B.S. Zoology & Botany, into a Spanish moss draped cypress-tupelo swamp. View alligators, turtles, bayou, bird rookery etc... Emphasis natural history, geology and culture of the swamp.

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Places to stay


New Orleans

Best Places to Stay in Louisiana

Super Host! Sleeps 8! Midcity Local Trolley $1.25
Guest Score:
From $200 / night.

Non Smoking Rooms.
The Dryades House
Guest Score:
From $169 / night.

Free Internet, Non Smoking Rooms, Restaurant.
Towneplace Suites By Marriott Baton Rouge Port Allen
Guest Score:
From $87 / night.

Two-bedroom Penthouse On Loyola Avenue Apt 801 By Sonder
Guest Score:
From $98 / night.

Non Smoking Rooms.

Best Time to Visit Louisiana

The best time to visit Louisiana is in the spring and summer. Spring temperatures are mild with averages in the low 70's and highs in the low 80's. Nights are cool with lows in the upper 50's. Summer temperatures are warm with averages in the low 80's and highs in the low 90's. Summer nights are mild with lows in the low 70's.

Visit Louisiana in the springSpring Visit Louisiana in the summerSummer Fall Winter

Monthly Temperatures in Louisiana

Month Low Avg High
January 39.1 49.3 59.4
February 42.3 53.0 63.6
March 49.3 60.0 70.7
April 55.7 66.5 77.2
May 64.2 74.2 84.1
June 70.5 80.1 89.7
July 73.1 82.6 91.9
August 72.3 82.2 92.0
September 67.6 77.7 87.7
October 56.5 68.1 79.6
November 47.9 58.8 69.6
December 41.2 51.6 62.0

Destinations in and around Louisiana to Visit

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